State Resources-Hawaii

The resources listed below provide information and referral or direct services to deaf and hard of hearing children.  They will be able to answer your questions about deafness and related information, or refer you to the most appropriate organizations and services in your area.  This is not a comprehensive list, but rather a starting point to help you identify the different types of services available statewide.  The State Office of Special Education provides information about local elementary and secondary programs for deaf and hard of hearing students.

STATE SCHOOL
Hawaii School for the Deaf and the Blind
3440 Leahi Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
808-733-4999
Website: http://www.hcdb.k12.hi.us

DEAF-BLIND SERVICES
Hawaii State Department of Education
Special Education Services
1390 Miller Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-3230
FAX: 808-586-3234
Website: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults - Region 9
9939 Hibert St. #108
San Diego, CA 92131
Voice/TTY: 858-578-1600
FAX: 858-578-3800
VP: 397-5522
Website: http://www.HKNC.org


STATE OFFICE OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Hawaii Department of Education
State Special Education Section
1390 Miller Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-3230
FAX: 808-586-3234
Website: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/

STATE VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

Department of Human Services
1390 Miller Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-4997
FAX: 808-586-4889
Website: http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/vocationalrehab/

STATE OFFICE
Department of Health

Disability and Communication Access Board
919 Ala Moana Boulevard, Room 101
Honolulu, HI 96814
TTY/V: 808-586-8131
TTY: 808-586-8130
FAX: 808-586-8129
Website: http://www.hawaii.gov/health/dcab

POST-SECONDARY PROGRAM
Kapiolani Community College
Program for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students
4303 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, HI 96816-4496
TTY: 808-734-9211
V: 808-734-9555
FAX: 808-734-9896
Website: http://www.kcc.hawaii.edu/

Last revised January 2015

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